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Fantasy wedding threatens marriage

Fantasy wedding threatens marriage

The growing pressure on couples to have a “perfect” wedding has become one of the biggest threats to marriage itself, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Lord Williams, has warned.  He told an audience which included a clutch of divorce lawyers that young people are now faced with an “immense” offensive by advertisers and others driven by profit to have a showy and expensive day - often to the detriment of their relationship itself.  Getting married, he said, had become an “experience” to be marketed, rather than simply a public declaration of commitment.

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